Moral Facts and Scientific Fiction: 19 Century Theological Reactions to Darwinism in Germany

Abstract

When the German translation of Darwin’s On the Origin of Species was published in 1860, it intensified a conflict that German theologians had been fighting since the early 19th century. Arguments against the secular relativising or even thorough dismissal of the scientific, philosophical and social importance of the bible now had to be supplemented with… (More)

Topics

Cite this paper

@inproceedings{Kleeberg2005MoralFA, title={Moral Facts and Scientific Fiction: 19 Century Theological Reactions to Darwinism in Germany}, author={Bernhard Kleeberg and Jonathan Adams}, year={2005} }